Stories by David Lee

Saturday, Aug 29, 2015

Power manager learned lessons in Augusta

Former Augusta GreenJacket Brian Esposito recently returned to Lake Olmstead Stadium as a manager for the West Virginia Power.
By David Lee

Braves follow new offensive plan

The Atlanta Braves have had one of the least productive offenses in baseball this season, but the blueprint for their future lineups is already in place.
By David Lee

Bears rally past Warriors

WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Caleeb Roberson threw a 25-yard touchdown pass with 31 seconds left as Burke County completed a fourth-quarter comeback to beat Jefferson County 24-22 on Friday night.
By David Lee

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

GreenJackets top Power in duel

Two of the top pitchers in the league toed the same rubber Thursday night as the Augusta GreenJackets beat the West Virginia Power 2-1 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015

Tarpley leads Power past GreenJackets

West Virginia left-hander Stephen Tarpley allowed one run in seven innings and beared down in big spots as the Power beat the Augusta GreenJackets 4-2 on Wednesday night.
By David Lee

Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015

GreenJackets fall to Power

The West Virginia Power scored early and often to beat the Augusta GreenJackets 7-3 on Tuesday night, extending Augusta's losing streak to seven.
By David Lee

Butler counting on experienced core

Butler found itself in a playoff race last season, and the Bulldogs enter 2015 with the hope that this year will mark their return to the postseason.
By David Lee

Josey enters with optimism

Josey coach Raleigh Roundtree offered a timetable of three years to turn a struggling program around when he was hired, and the third year could be the step forward he envisioned.
By David Lee

GreenJackets face challenge in final weeks

The Augusta GreenJackets' recent six-game losing streak dropped them to 3 1/2 games out of a potential wild card spot with two weeks left.
By David Lee

Monday, Aug 24, 2015

Cross Creek fields more experienced team

Cross Creek went just 1-9 in 2014 but is fielding a more experienced team in coach Robert McCarty's third year.
By David Lee

Lakeside starts hot under Chambers

Lakeside's softball program is so far trending in a positive direction early in the 2015 season under new coach Kim Chambers.
By David Lee

Sunday, Aug 23, 2015

New-look Crusaders hoping to clear hurdle

Despite new faces in key spots, including head coach and quarterback, Curtis Baptist is aiming for a return to a state championship game for the third year in a row.
By David Lee

Saturday, Aug 22, 2015

Former South Aiken standout succeeding in bullpen

South Aiken product Andrew Faulkner is succeeding since the Texas Rangers moved him to the bullpen in mid-July, and he's on the verge of his first call-up.
By David Lee

Duffy exceeds expectations

Former Augusta GreenJacket Matt Duffy has defied scouting reports at every stop and is now a National League Rookie of the Year candidate for the Giants.
By David Lee

Braves bullpen could improve quickly

The Atlanta Braves bullpen has given the team fits this season, but several arms in waiting could improve the group for next year.
By David Lee

Friday, Aug 21, 2015

Dublin blanks Laney

Missed chances and offensive miscues doomed Laney in its season opener as Dublin shut out the Wildcats 3-0 on Friday night.
By David Lee

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015

North Augusta's Thomas can make mark in second year

North Augusta coach Brian Thomas is in position to put his stamp on the program in his second year with new faces and added responsibilities.
By David Lee

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015

Sand Gnats inch past GreenJackets

The Savannah Sand Gnats shut down the Augusta GreenJackets long enough to reach a heavy rain that ended with a 1-0 win in six innings Tuesday night.
By David Lee

Savannah travels to Augusta for final time

Augusta's current series against Savannah is an important one for playoff chances, but it also marks the final time the Sand Gnats will play at Lake Olmstead Stadium.
By David Lee

Curtis Baptist turns to Bunch

Curtis Baptist has recently developed a winning tradition, and the Crusaders will turn to new head coach Sherwan Bunch to keep it going in 2015.
By David Lee
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